State Preemption of City Tobacco Regulations

“We were certainly both surprised and disappointed to see that included, particularly in a bill that wasn’t out in the open for discussion,” said Dr. Cheryl Bettigole, the city’s director of chronic disease prevention. “There wasn’t a way to have a discussion about all the reasons that’s a terrible idea.”

https://www.phillyvoice.com/philly-ban-flavored-tobacco-state-budget/

By John Kopp